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email sending for humans

Project Description

Email sending for humans


with pip as easy as:

$ pip install dlvr

or checkout the latest version from github:

$ git clone
$ cd dlvr
$ python install


open a connection to a server:

>>> from dlvr import SMTPServer
>>> s = SMTPServer()

create a email:

>>> from dlvr import Message
>>> m = Message('', ['', ''],
        'testsubject', 'testbody')

send the email:

>>> s.connect()
>>> s.send(m)
>>> s.disconnect()

Full example

from dlvr import SMTPServer, Message

server = SMTPServer(host="", port='587',
    auth_user='MYUSERNAME', auth_pass='MYPASSWOR', tls=True)

## host (optional): defaults to localhost
## port (optional): defaults to 25
## auth_user (optional): your usernamer
## auth_pass (optional): your passwort
## tls (optional): encrypt the session defaults to False

text = 'here is you link:'
subject = 'the link you asked for'

html = """\
        Here is the <a href="">link to google</a> you wanted.

message = Message('', ['', ''],
    subject, text, alternatives=[(html, 'text/html')])

## constructor arguments:

## from_email: required, the senders email
## to: required, a list of recipients
## subject: required, the emails subject
## text_message (optional): the text representation of the email body
## cc (optional): a list of the carbon-copy recipients
## bcc (optional): a list of blind-carbon-copy recipients
## attachments (optional): a list of attachments, and the mimetype to use eg:
##      attachments = [('/tmp/image.jpg', 'image/jpeg'), ('/tmp/song.mp3', 'audio/mpeg3')]
## alternatives (optional): a list of alternative representation of the email body
##      and the mimetype to use
## charset (optional): the charset/encoding to use for text_message, defaults to utf-8

## message functions:

# attach_alternative(content, 'mimetype')
# where mimetype is optional und defaults to 'text/html'

# attach_file('/path/to/file', 'mimetype')
# where mimetype is opional and is guessed if not provided

## send another message with the same open connection ...

## or shorthand if you only send one message:


pull-request please and/or create a issue on github

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